Cookies and Privacy

The University uses cookies on this website to provide the best experience possible including delivering personalised content on this website, other websites and social media. By continuing to use the site you agree to this, or your can go to our cookie policy to learn more and manage your settings.

Research students

7 items found, viewing items 1 to 7.

  • Dennis Aguma

    Doctoral researcher

    Dennis is a part-time lecturer, entrepreneurship facilitator and business incubation manager. Originally from Uganda, he has hands-on experience of setting up business incubation centres, as well as offering structural support for startups, SMEs and enterprise programmes in the UK and Africa. 

  • Philip Briggs

    Doctoral researcher

    Philip is a Chartered Surveyor and entrepreneur. He has worked in both Real Estate and industry in the UK, Europe, UAE, and US. He has worked with government departments, financial institutions, corporate companies, and extensively with SMEs of all sizes as an adviser or collaborator.  

  • Jacqueline Jenkins

    Doctoral researcher

    The aim of Jacqueline’s research is to understand the factors that support architecture and photography students' career and entrepreneurship formation. The role that creative higher education plays in shaping entrepreneurial outcomes in supporting students’ preparation for obtaining work in their chosen industry. 

  • Emma Neale

    Senior Lecturer in Marketing

    Emma Neale is a Senior Lecturer in Marketing. As a marketing professional with over 15 years' industry experience, Emma has held high profile roles in organisations such Siemens, and continues to work closely with industry and professional bodies.

  • Eric Osei

    Doctoral researcher

    Eric's aim is to continue to contribute to the empowerment of students and small businesses in partnership with research-based institutions.

  • Zahra Shaygan

    Doctoral researcher

    Zahra Shaygan has received her Master's degree in Business Administration from Birmingham City University, UK, 2010. She has started the PhD research in 2017 in HRM field and also a lecturer in contemporary HR for managers at BCU. The gap between graduating from master degree and starting PhD, she was working in industry...

  • Xiping Shinnie

    Doctoral researcher

    Xiping's study focuses on the real-life entrepreneurial experiences between Black and Chinese ethnic minority groups in Birmingham, to not only identify the similarities and differences between the two minority entrepreneur groups but also develop a theoretical framework of migrant entrepreneurship.

7 items found, viewing items 1 to 7.

  • Lenni George - Applying International Capacity Development Instruments to Social Enterprises through Multi-level Engagement
  • Liang Liang - SMEs, Growth, and Networks: Understanding the Missing Links
  • Vincent English -  The influence of boundary agents and dynamic capability development in small business
  • Aineias Gkikas - Understanding the Context of SME Growth: Evidence from Indonesia
  • Seetal Parmar - PhD 2019. “An Empirical and Comparative Study on How Ethnic Minority Women and Non- BAME Women in Middle Management Roles in the UK”. DoS Dr Cindy Milman 
  • Jin Mai - PhD 2019. “Post-entry Performance of Chinese SME Entrepreneurial Exporters: A Conceptualization of Agile Thinking”. Dr Cindy Milman 
  • Tamaralaiyefa Harold Tiemo – Success Factors for Black African SMEs in Mainstream Markets within the United Kingdom.
  • Jessica Lozanzo-Leon - Developing the concept of transformational entrepreneurship and its potential for social and economic impact, particularly in response to the challenges faced by Latin American communities, post- disaster  
  • Julia Thomason - 'Intrapreneurhsip as a route to sustainability of cultural orgnaisations’.
  • Oyedeji Olufunso Oyeleke - Comparative Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Supporting New Technology-Based Firms (A case of Nigeria).
  • Tamaralaiyefa Harold Tiemo – Success Factors for Black African SMEs in Mainstream Markets within the United Kingdom 
  • Bertha Kumodji
  • Hira Gulshan
  • Jaspreet Singh